WiCyS at Illinois

About Us

WiCyS is a community for those interested in learning more about the field of Cybersecurity! Meet our board for the 2019-2020 school year!

Top row: Melissa Cho (Tech Lead), Harshita Pasham (Webmaster), Christina Hu (Treasurer), Cindia Hua (Campus Relations Chair)
Bottom row: Tajesvi Bhat (Vice President), Megan Coleman (President), Katie Fejer (Communication Chair)

Anyone is welcome to join WiCyS, whether you’re a novice or just interested in learning more about cybersecurity! Sign up for our email list to stay up to date with meetings, tech talks, and other social events that we will put on during the school year!

The WiCyS National Conference occurs every spring, learn more here

Learn the levels of membership we offer! National: you can register with the national WiCyS community; Elite: you’ve completed 10 picoCTF challenges, shown a board member, and come to meetings regularly; General: you come to meetings regularly

Upcoming Events

Come join us for our Midwestern Student Summit for Women in Cybersecurity (MiSS WiCyS) event on April 18, 2020! Located at UIUC, we are planning a full day of networking, technical development, and fun for everyone! Fill out this google form if you are interested in attending:


Take a look at the full calendar here

DateEvent NameLocation
Feb 27
Tech WorkshopECEB
DateRecurring MeetingsLocation
7 PM
EOH Committee MeetingsUnion Courtyard Cafe
2 PM
MiSS WiCyS Committee MeetingsECEB

Links to Meeting Slide Decks

News in the Cyber World

Resources to learn more about cybersecurity:

picoCTF Links:

Get in Touch

Women in Cybersecurity
Our office is located in ECEB:
306 N Wright St, Urbana, IL 61801

Send Us a Message

Feel free to contact us if you want to learn more about how you can get involved!

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